Sep 30, 2010 6:00am EDT
product safety commission. >>> steven tyler and jennifer lopez are making their debut on american idol. last hour, we introduced to you kelly powers. now we meet courtney scatter. >> i'm 19 years old. >> courtney salter hopes this american idol audition will be different. she tried out twice before y the second time i for got the words. >> reporter: she has never made it this far going before the idol judges in jersey city trying to get to hollywood. >> i know i just need just a couple of minutes. >> reporter: her knees shook anxiously waiting for her turn to perform. shelby casey is np us for her too. >> music is her life so we're really excited about this doesn't. this will change her whole world. >> reporter: court me has more than 20,000 follow ares on her youtube channel. american idol has 20 million. >> the contestanted this year more than ever have said they've grown up watching the show. >> reporter: with new judges steven tyler and jennifer lopez added to the mix, this year's contestanted aren't sure what to expect. >> i've been all so far, all of those things, tough easy and
Sep 9, 2010 12:05am PDT
in with the kids. speaking of judges, it's not official yet, but steven tyler is expected to be named judge on "american idol" this season. and his long-time guitar player joe perry is not happy. he said that tyler didn't tell the members of the band he might not be available now seven months of the year. and he called "american idol" the show one step up from the teenage mutant ninja turtles. which is pretty harsh. maybe perry is actually auditioning and they don't realize it. he's threatening to find a new singer for aerosmith. maybe steven tyler will find one for them, you know? he's going to be looking. you know, they could always replace him with two folded pieces of bologna stuck to a mr. potato head. the songs sing themselves at this point. there is someone they ought to talk to. yoko ono is -- well, she recently performed what she called a voice art piece at the museum of modern art in new york and it was -- as you can imagine, quite wonderful. [ screaming ] [ screaming ] >> jimmy: well -- she's still got it. i guess, right? [ applause ] and one more thing. this is -- this is crazy.
Sep 23, 2010 7:00am PDT
. >> jennifer j.lo, mixed reviews, reportedly getting 12 $12 millia year and steven tyler, $16 million. they have to bring it. and i used to be a "american idol" fan and didn't watch it last season and thought it was kind of boring and this is how j.lo entered and attracts entrance. >> a nice silver jumpsuit. not everybody can pull that off. >> that's pretty cool. it should be interesting. >> should be. an interesting mix of people. >> we'll see who will be simon, the tough love character. can j.lo it? >> hand have the in-house mentor. >> and hot handbag for the cooler season, right after this. for dessert lovers. often, the best part of a meal is the dessert. but sometimes after a busy day and a heavy greasy dinner... my system needs some tlc. now there is something new. introducing activia dessert. rich, silky, smooth yogurt with desserty flavors like strawberry cheesecake, blueberry cheesecake, and peach cobbler. and because it's activia, it helps regulate my digestive system. mmm. works for me. ♪ activia new activia dessert. hey, little dude. "dinner's" my middle name. how 'bout
Sep 4, 2010 5:00am PDT
stepping down after two seasons. judges simon cowell and ellen degeneres also left the show. rocker steven tyler and jennifer lopez are reportedly front-runners to join the panel. >>> some very special twins making their debut at a japanese zoo. you can't get much cuter than this pair of twin panda cubs. brother and sister, three weeks ago -- i should say just 3 weeks ago. they've quadrupled in weight to a healthy 1.5 pounds. >>> back to you guys. >> is it just me? they get really cute when they get big. >> not quite there yet? >> right there. >> wow! you're saying that's a face only a mother can love? >> yeah, i am. they get fatter, they'll be cuter. some hair, maybe, more hair. >> dissing the poor pandas. >> they'll be cute one day. thank you. >> bill karens on the plaza. >> everyone thinks it's cute as can be, fuzzy things. just hairy at this point. let's talk about your 60th birthday, right? >> yes. >> who is this. >> daughter leah. >> oldest sister. >> how was she when she was young? >> no comment. >> oh! it is her 60th birthday, we'll be nice. have a wonderful birthday in new york. t